FOWLER, N.Y. (WWNY) - Austin Fayette is learning to weld at Southwest Tech in Fowler, part of the St. Lawrence-Lewis BOCES.
The Gouverneur student says he's grateful to learn a skill that's needed pretty much everywhere.
"It's a great opportunity," he said. "It really helps set up jobs for us outside of school."
He's the 7 News Career-Tech All-Star for December 17, 2019.
He says he hopes to use his skills to work and travel around the world.
Watch the video to learn more about him.